Knollwood Farm’s summer riding school is a unique opportunity for children and young adults ages 7-17 to learn all about horses and have fun doing it during sessions from June through August. Each Summer Riding School session closes with a mini horse show and reception with treats..

At Knollwood’s Summer Riding School you will learn:

How to conduct yourself safely around horses.

The English Saddle Seat riding discipline – Beginner through Advanced.

Proper horse care, including grooming, tacking up, feeding, etc.

Different breeds, types and colors of horses.

Types of horse equipment and how to care for it.

Horse anatomy and psychology.

Sportsmanship and Showmanship.

And much more!

 

Rates: $525.00 per week

Hours: 9am-3pm

Summer Riding School Curriculum

Day Activity
Monday Riding a.m. & p.m.
Grooming & Tacking
Tuesday Riding a.m. & p.m.
Parts of the Horse
Colors & Markings
Wednesday Riding a.m.
Crafts with Soul Fire in PM
Thursday Riding a.m. & p.m.
Parts of the saddle and bridle
Friday Horse Show
Ending Reception

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These popular sessions fill up fast, so please give us a call at 262-367-2391 to make sure the week you’re interested in has openings.

10% discount on additional sessions or second child from the same family.

Send in application along with payment or proof of online payment for your session. Please check to make sure your Student Application is signed in both places. 

Please send your rider with a lunch in an insulated bag. 

We pride ourselves on teaching safe horsemanship, and proper attire is part of our routine. Beginner riders should wear long pants, preferably jeans, of a soft material, A sturdy, hard soled shoe is also needed. We require riding helmets, and they are provided.

NO RIDER WILL BE ALLOWED TO RIDE IN SHORTS, CAPRIS OR SANDALS.

HELMETS ARE REQUIRED AND PROVIDED..

All camp fees must be paid in advance and are non-refundable for missed days or sessions.

Tiny Tot Camp!

For our younger riders between the ages of 4 and 6, we offer a shorter version of our summer riding school. For only $275, our tiny tot riders will enjoy horse time from 9 until noon for a three day session where they’ll enjoy riding as well as learning to care for their horses. They’ll learn all about horses with games and hands on activities, have a horsey craft session. snack time daily, and even put on a demonstration the last day to show their parents how much they’ve learned!

These session are limited to 7 riders each, and campers will have their own advanced rider acting as their ‘personal assistant’ for all three days. Our tiny tot sessions fill in fast, so please call for availability.

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2019 Summer Riding School Dates 

1-week Session Dates
Session 1        June 17 - 21          SOLD OUT            
Session 2        July 15 - 19     SOLD OUT  
Session 3        July 22 - 26  SOLD OUT  
Session 4        August 12 - 16     SOLD OUT  
Tiny Tot Camps
Session 1        June 10 - 12  SOLD OUT
Session 2        June 24 - 26   SOLD OUT                      

Session 3       July 1-3    SOLD OUT

Session 4       July 8 - 10   SOLD OUT